CASTING BY puts the spotlight on filmmaking’s unsung heroes – the casting director – and takes us on a fast-paced journey through the last half century of Hollywood history from an entirely new perspective.
With Martin Scorsese, Jeff Bridges, Woody Allen, Clint Eastwood, Robert De Niro, Glenn Close, Al Pacino, Diane Lane, Robert Duvall, John Travolta, Danny Glover, John Lithgow, Oliver Stone, Bette Midler and more.
Lyman (Jackson Hurst) is a loner, working the graveyard shift for the Courtesy Patrol. When a green parrot flies in to his trailer he becomes obsessed with finding its owner, which leads him to Fiona (Rachel Nichols( who decides to help with his parrot search, whether he wants her to or not. The search that doesn't always lead them where they think they're going, but gradually leads them to one another. Official website at abirdoftheair.com
Short Film, USA, 37 min
Director: Glen Luchford
Screenwriter: Julia Jordan
Cast: John Hawkes, Melora Walters
Producers: Tatiana Kelly, Steven Tabakin
Exec Producers: Richard Brown, Glen Luchford
Light as a Feather, Tashtego Films, Passenger
"Best Short" - Jackson Hole Film Festival
Two lonely people spend an intense night together in a trailer home in Minnesota. It starts as a game and a flirtation, but by the break of dawn their ideas about truth and power are turned upside down in this modern film noir directed by leading fashion photographer Glen Luchford, based on the play by Julia Jordan.
Dr. Tom Catena works tirelessly as the only physician serving the besieged people of the Nuba Mountains of Sudan. Please join us in honoring and supporting this extraordinary man.
Like Darfur before, Omar al-Bashir's genocidal policies create unspeakable hardship for the Nuba people. Standing firmly for the innocents: Dr. Tom. There is no other hospital for nearly 300 miles and cargo flights to unchartered airstrips have to be made in secret to prevent the confiscation or destruction of vital supplies.
This is a behind-the scenes look at a scene from the forthcoming movie A BIRD OF THE AIR. We filmed this SFX shot at Garson Studio in Santa Fe in which Floyd the Basset Hound (played by George the Basset Hound) gets a little air.